17 June 2015
WIN £1500 worth of kit! We are looking for the UK’s most passionate fruit and veggie grower, and now veg plots are starting to fill up with tasty crops, it is the perfect time to take some photographs and enter our competition.
- Mr Fothergill's hands £19,000 to RSPB
- Writtle College's garden for autistic learners
- Schools top of the class for bees
- Meet the bee-eaters
- Log your 'hog on The BIG Hedgehog Map
- Braving Heligan's Rope Bridge
- The National Gigantomo Championships
- Mr Fothergill's Sweet Pea Competition winner
- Mr Fothergill's GroBox scoops first prize
- Bakker summer garden photo competition
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday, 2nd September 2015
Mountfield has teamed up with Kitchen Garden to offer three lucky readers the chance to win fantastic products from the new Mountfield Freedom48 cordless range of garden tools.
CLOSING DATE: Friday, 11th September 2015
This month: We have two free places on the Edible Gardening Made Easy course, each worth £145, to give away. We have 15 pairs of tickets, each worth £36, to give away. We have 15 sets of Phytaoil and Phytalotion, each worth a total of £20.98, to give away. We have four three-litre tubs of Fasad in the winners' choice of colour, worth £73.95 including delivery, to give away. We have 25 pairs of Safety Boot Socks (one size fits 6-11) worth £12 to give away.
Other Feature Articles
19 January 2015
Sow seeds in a pot or tray of compost and cover with a light dusting of compost or vermiculite. Keep warm at 21*c. If you can’t provide heat don’t sow until the warmer weeks of late February and March on the windowsill.
10 December 2014With Christmas and the holiday season upon us my thoughts are turned to seasoning for this festive season. What self-respecting bird would be complete without some well seasoned stuffing?
26 September 2014People's motives for growing plants vary. For some it's about economy, for others it's purely for enjoyment or knowing where your produce comes from and what goes into it. And then there are those who “Grow to Show”.
Current Issue: Sept 2015
Blackberry to plant now - worth £9.95
Three packets of seeds (lettuce, carrot, radicchio) - worth £5.90
Build your own shed for next to nothing
10 must-grow apples
Using worm power to make better compost
Carol Klein's top tips for tasty veg
How to grow leeks
Cook with lavender
Plants to deter pests
• Next issue on sale: September 3, 2015